The McDowell Titans hosted a pair of mountain teams Tuesday night, and picked up wins over both Cherokee and Tuscola.
TAYLORSVILLE – McDowell Titans basketball coach Brian Franklin and his staff knew that the first two games of the regular season would be a stern test as to just how prepared his team is.
TAYLORSVILLE – Over the years, the McDowell Lady Titans have rarely traveled the country roads of Alexander County knowing they had a tough challenge on their hands.
Donnie Suttles has always been ambitious. It’s a trait that has served him well on his journey to becoming a big league scout for the San Francisco Giants.
The McDowell Titans wrestling team went 2-1 in its second quad-match of the season, beating South Caldwell and Draughn and falling to West Wilkes Tuesday at South Caldwell.
The McDowell Titans opened up the swim season with solid wins over Asheville and Owen Monday at the Corpening YMCA. Meanwhile, the Lady Titans defeated Owen but fell to Asheville.
The West McDowell Lady Spartans volleyball team completed the grand tour of the Foothills Conference on Thursday, beating Liberty Middle School in four sets, taking the league tournament championship and putting the finishing touches on a perfect season.
The 2016 football season came to an end this week in the middle school ranks. Here’s a recap of the action involving McDowell County’s two schools in the Foothills Conference: